Morning Announcements

  Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021


Word of the Day

Aberration (ăb ə-rā ’sh ən) N

Something different from the usual

   Attention Students interested in joining one of HP's biggest and best clubs. Come learn more about FBLA: the Future Business Leaders of America club ... our first general membership meeting is today after school until 2:50 in room 319. No experience is necessary to join!

Art Society is back!  Art Society is a club that meets once a month after school in order for students to work on an arts and crafts project.  Project ideas come from students.  If this sounds interesting to you, please come to our first meeting.  It will be in Ms. Sormani's room 108, on Friday morning, September 17th, at 7:15.

 The Stock Market Club will meet 7:20 in room 318 Friday morning. Hope to see you there!

 Attention Students: Anyone interested in using the Weight Room after school: The Weight Room will be open starting Monday, Sept. 20th, from 2:30 to 4. You MUST SIGN UP ON FAMILYID. Go to the HP website then under Athletics/Physicals for the link. You MUST HAVE A CURRENT PHYSICAL ON FILE WITH THE NURSE. Any questions please speak to Nurse Marino.

 Tuesday, Sept. 21st is Back to School Night. We will follow a short day schedule. Dismissal will be at 12:18 pm. The cafeteria will be open for breakfast only. Please be sure to provide your parents with a copy of your schedule.

 Registration for the PSAT/NMSQT test is now open on the MySchoolBucks portal through September 22. The Cost is $19.00. Registration must be done through MySchoolBucks. Money will not be accepted in the Guidance Office. The test will be administered on Wednesday, October 13th during the school day.  Additional Details will be shared before the test.

 There will be a meeting for all members of the National Honor Society on Thursday, September 23rd at 7:25AM in Room 300.  All members are expected to attend.  Please see Mrs. Lunardoni if you have any questions or concerns.

 Sophomore and Juniors...Not sure whether to take the ACT or SAT test for college admissions? Horizons in Learning will be running a diagnostic program to help determine which test is best suited to your strengths.  The details and cost information can be found on the Guidance Department website or by talking to your counselor.

 Attention HP: Key Club is currently asking for donations to help a local community. Many families have been affected by the floods cause by Tropical Storm Ida. We are accepting donations of Contractor Grade Garbage Bags, Gloves, Sponges, and Cleaning Supplies. We are also accepting gift cards to Amazon, Kohls, Target, Walmart, Shop Rite, Wegmans, Home Depot and Lowes. Donations can be dropped off in room 401 and 409. Thank you!

 Do you want to be a part of one of the most life-changing clubs on campus? Peer Buddies is an all-inclusive group dedicated to raising awareness about disabilities and helping a wide spectrum of differently-abled students. This club allows students of all abilities to work and interact together. Join one of the largest clubs at HP today, see Miss Karovic in room 627 for the google classroom code.

 Are you interested in getting more involved in your community through service? In UNYA, aka the United Nations Youth Association Club, we aim to make an impact in our community through various service projects. This year, we plan on continuing to follow the United Nations 17 sustainable development goals through various fundraising events and activities. This year, we’ve planned to have many more in-person opportunities and events throughout the community that will let you make a difference - you can even earn community service hours for your resume! There will be more information on google classroom. The code to join is d a j x b v d. See you there!

 A pair of earbuds were found and turned into the main office.